With the discovery of eight new species in 2012, Colombia has been confirmed as the country with the greatest diversity of birds on the planet. But some are threatened by extinction.
BBC: The birds of the country with more birds in the world
Conserved landscapes act as barriers against diseases like Covid-19
January 28, 2022
Scientists emphasize that reducing the threats of contagion by zoonoses depends on “landscape immunity”, but in Brazil, the maintenance of large conserved environments runs into loopholes and delays in implementing the Forest Code.
Photos: Scientists discover tapir bonanza in the Amazon
January 22, 2013
Over 14,000 lowland tapirs, also known as Brazilian tapirs, roam an Amazonian landscape across Bolivia and Peru, according to new research by Wildlife Conservation Society.
G1: Birds of the areas of influence of hydropower are monitored
February 3, 2013
The aim is to detect the impact of the work on bird habitat in the region. The Santo Antonio hydroelectric power plant is being built on the Madeira River in Porto Velho.